Garis Family History

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Garis Name Meaning

German: variant of Gehris. French: variant of Garris. Greek (of Albanian origin): of uncertain origin; possibly a topographic name from Albanian garre ‘ditch’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Baris, Maris, Gares, Garris, Caris, Paris, Duris, Ris, Faris, Gabris

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Garis Family Origin

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Garis Family Occupations

What did your Garis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garis. The most common Garis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Garis's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Garis family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Blacksmith


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Garis ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Garis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Garis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Garis census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 842 immigration records available for the last name Garis. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Garis. For the veterans among your Garis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Garis Life Expectancy

What is the average Garis lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Garis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Garis in 1945 was 30, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Garis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Garis ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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